Tune into Obla Air, our LearnEnglish radio series

Obla Air is a LearnEnglishRadio series brought to you by the British Council. It is based on a soap opera about the lives of the staff and passengers of a budget airline in the city of Freeport.

The show helps to improve listeners’ English language skills with comprehension questions before every scene and answers afterwards. There are explanations of words and phrases, as well as regular reviews of vocabulary in key areas such as money, travel and tourism, good news and bad news and describing places. The series also focuses on aspects of language such as phrasal verbs, colloquial expressions and collocations.


You can listen to Obla Air from Monday to Friday at 12.30 p.m. on Myanmar International Radio.

  • Website - http://miradio.com.mm/
  • MI radio mobile application - (iOS - download here, Android - download here)
  • FM channel - Yangon 96.1MHz, Mandalay 96.5MHz, NayPyiTaw 96.7MHz

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